On Green Dolphin Street (song)

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For other uses of this title, see Green Dolphin Street (disambiguation).

"On Green Dolphin Street" (originally entitled "Green Dolphin Street") is a 1947 popular song composed by Bronisław Kaper with lyrics by Ned Washington. The song, composed for the film Green Dolphin Street (which was based on a 1944 novel of the same name by Elizabeth Goudge), went on to become a jazz standard after being recorded by Miles Davis in 1958.[1]

"On Green Dolphin Street"
Now a jazz standard was the theme song for the film Green Dolphin Street
Music by Bronisław Kaper
Lyrics by Ned Washington
Published 1947

Other notable performers[edit]

Other artists who have recorded the song include[2]


  1. ^ "On Green Dolphin Street" at jazzstandards.com
  2. ^ Bielefelder Katalog Jazz [German] 1985, 1988, and 2001.
  3. ^ a b Rudy van Gelder, Outward bound, remastered, e.g. Amazon

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